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Pamela Allen

Pamela Allen

  • 4 stars across 35 books
Pamela Allen is a phenomenon in the world of children's books. In twenty-four years she has produced thirty-three picture books, many of which have won prestigious awards and commendations both in Australia and overseas. She is the first illustrator to have won the Children's Book Council of Australia Picture Book of the Year Award two years running, for Who Sank the Boat? (1983) and Bertie and the Bear (1984). Some of Pamela's other awards include the NSW Premier's Literary Award, the AIM Book Award (New Zealand) and the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) Honour Diploma for Illustration.
5th July 2018

Belinda Brown

David McKee has created a new modern classic with the story of Belinda, a banana-obsessed young girl. Her whole family t... MoreBelinda Brown

(3 reviews) Review
27th January 1994

Mr Archimedes' Bath

When Mr Archimedes takes a bath with three of his friends, Kangaroo, Wombat and Goat, the water always overflows and mak... MoreMr Archimedes' Bath

(2 reviews) Review
2nd January 2007

Brown Bread and Honey: Band 12/Copper Band

Build your child’s reading confidence at home with books at the right level The King lived in a castle high on... MoreBrown Bread and Honey: Band 12/Copper Band

(1 review) Review
30th March 2009

Where's The Gold?

Jeremy, Bellamy and Ted, three pirates brave and bold, set out to find treasure with the help of a very annoying parrot.... MoreWhere's The Gold?

(0 reviews) Review
30th June 1999

Daisy All-Sorts

(0 reviews) Review
1st August 2000

Herbert and Harry

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